M.A.N.T.A./Hooded Cobra Commander Insert - 1984
Pictured above is the insert that was packaged with G.I.Joe vehicles sold in the United States in 1984.
On the left is the advertisement for the M.A.N.T.A. (Marine Assault Nautical Transporta Air-driven) - a vehicle that was never sold in stores. On the right is the advertisement offering Hooded Cobra Commander. While he was never sold in stores, Hooded Cobra Commander was offered through mail-order off and on between 1984 and 1994.
The M.A.N.T.A. was available for $1.00 and 5 flag points each, while Hooded Cobra Commander was available for $1.00 and 7 flag points each.
The back of the insert offered G.I.Joe posters and G.I.Joe sweatbands.
From the collection of: Phillip Donnelly